Do you know that except your loved ones you’re sharing your bed with someone else also? You must’ve heard about dust mites. The reason you haven’t seen them yet is that they’re not visible with naked eyes. Maybe, if you look into your bed through a microscope, you can say hello to them. Or you might want to destroy them for trespassing, you might think there are a million types of bacteria living around us. Why bother them? Well, if you’re having some kind of allergic symptoms, you should consider killing them. Because those mites are the reason for your allergy and it’s also unhygienic if dust mites are living in your bed. Below mentioned are some tips you need to follow for dust mites removal from your bed and home.
Here are Some Tips to Getting Rid of Dust Mites
Clean your House
Always keep clean your house, use a vacuum cleaner, disinfectant to proper maintain cleanliness in the house. This will make dust mites tough to carry on living.
Vacuuming your bed and changing bed sheets would maintain cleanliness and won’t let mites survive.
Use a zip cover on your mattress and pillows to protect from any kind of moisture. Dust mites thrive in moisture and humid atmosphere.
Use Hot Water To Clean Bedsheets
Clean the bed sheets weekly in hot water. Hot water kills dust mites, also do the same with pillow covers. 130 °F and (54 °C) is an ideal temperature of water to clean the bedsheets.
Expose The Mattress to Sunlight
Sunlight is the cheapest and natural way to kill dust mites. Choose a sunny day, when the sun is shining bright and expose your mattress under the sunlight. This will surely get rid you of bacteria.
Install an Air Purifier in your Room
Air purifier with a HEPA and MERV filter would suck dust mites and clean the air as well. You can also use a dehumidifier to lower the humidity. Humidity gives strength to the mites, using a dehumidifier would make them leave the place.
Call Professional Pest Controllers
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